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Humanities: Anthropology

The Humanities encompasses a broad spectrum of disciplines. The Humanities classes include those in the liberal arts that promote critical thinking, analysis, and creativity. Majors may include: English, History, Religion, Art History, Philosophy, Languag


What does it mean to be human? Where did we come from? And what unites us in our diversity today? These big questions about humanity are increasingly important, and anthropology is the field of study that tackles them. From our tree-dwelling primate ancestors 63 million years ago through today’s globally connected citizens, anthropology looks at Homo sapiens to find out why we are the way we are.

Books on Anthropology